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Chimney Rock is a stunning basalt rock formation located within the picturesque Crooked River Canyon near the town of Prineville. A hiking trail begins on the canyon floor and winds it's way up to the rock formation providing several great opportunities to photograph the unique rock formation and the wild and scenic river below.
The Chimney Rock segment of the Lower Crooked Wild and Scenic River is popular for all kinds of recreation including incredible fishing, camping, hiking, photography, and scenic views.
The route to Chimney Rock from Prineville is popular both as a scenic drive or as a cycling trip. Amenities at Chimney Rock include campgrounds, restrooms, water, and a hiking trail.